NORRKÖPING : SWEDEN

*Location:

   Rådhuset
   Nya Rådstugugatan at Drottninggatan
   Norrköping, Östergötlands Län, Sweden
   LL: N 58.59225, E 16.18708
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*Carillonist:

   Hans Zimmergren

*Contact:

   Rådhuset
   601 81 Norrköping
   T:  011-15 00 00
   E: norrkoping.kommun@norrkoping.se

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 48 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in 1983
     with bells made by Bergholtz   
   Prior history:
     In 1963, the instrument was begun with 35 bells
       made by Bergholtz   
   Auxiliary mechanisms: IE    
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2021
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

Photo of the city hall
The Wikimedia Commons category for the city hall has many photos of the tower.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Bergholtz bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Bergholtz bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all European traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Sweden.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 30-Jan-22
   based on textual data last updated on 2022/01/28
   and on technical data last updated on 2021/08/05
*Photos:

(none available)

Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

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